Resistance 1 Formula

Formulated from herbs that are traditionally used to tonify the Qi, enrich the essence and strengthen the exterior.

This is an empirical formula, based on Jade Screen Formula and its actions have been enhanced with the addition of several tonifying herbs.

Specifically designed for those with deficiency of the defence Qi characterized by fatigue, susceptibility to recurrent upper respiratory infections and spontaneous sweating.


  • Poor immune function
  • Recurrent upper respiratory infections
  • Remission stage of chronic bronchitis, asthma and allergic rhinitis

TCM Syndromes

  • Deficiency of the lung, spleen and kidney
  • Qi deficiency with weakness and instability of the defence Qi

Key clinical features

  • Recurrent upper respiratory infections
  • Fatigue
  • Aversions to cold temperatures, e.g. cold drafts
  • Spontaneous sweating


Each Capsule Contains

Ganoderma lucidum (fruiting body) ext.
equiv. dry (Reishi) 192 mg

Astragalus membranaceus (root) ext.
equiv. dry (Huang Qi) 383 mg

Atractylodes macrocephala (root) ext.
equiv. dry (Bai Zhu) 192 mg

Cuscuta hygrophilae (seed) ext.
equiv. dry (Tu Si Zi) 192 mg

Dioscorea oppositifolia (root) ext.
equiv. dry (Huai Shan Yao) 192 mg

Glycyrrhiza uralensis (root) ext.
equiv. dry (Gan Cao) 96 mg

Lycium chinense (fruit) ext.
equiv. dry (Gou Qi Zi) 192 mg

Saposhnikovia seseloides (root) ext.
equiv. dry (Fang Feng) 172 mg

Ziziphus jujuba (fruit) ext.
equiv. dry (Hong Zao) 192 mg


Directions For Use

Take 3-4 capsules, 2-3 times daily 1 hour away from eating.

Course of treatment: 3 – 6 months, or ongoing e.g. for severe chronic conditions.

Safe to use long term.


Contraindicated for patients taking immunosuppressive drugs.

Contains Glycyrrhiza, which potentiates prednisone and corticosteroids by prologing steroid biological half-life – caution in patients with hypertension.


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